Avigilon, Etalim among 2011 finalists for B.C. Technology Impact Awards

The B.C. Technology Industry Association has announced the finalists for its 2011 Technology Impact Awards.

On June 9, the awards will be handed out during a dinner at the Vancouver Convention Centre.

Here are the finalists:

Excellence in Product Innovation

Alpha Technologies Ltd. http://www.alpha.com/
D-Wave Systems Inc. http://www.dwavesys.com/
QR Loyalty http://www.qrloyalty.com/
SunCentral Inc. http://www.suncentralinc.com/

Best Application of Technology

McKesson Medical Imaging Group http://www.mckesson.com/
Subserveo Inc. http://www.subserveo.com/

Most Promising Pre-Commercial Technology

Etalim Inc. http://www.etalim.com/
Secodix Corp. http://www.secodix.com/

Most Promising Start-Up

Etalim Inc. http://www.etalim.com/
QR Loyalty http://www.qrloyalty.com/
Xomo Digital http://www.xomodigital.com/

Emerging Company of the Year

Clevest Solutions Inc. http://www.clevest.com/
QHR Technologies Inc. http://qhrtechnologies.com/
Vivonet Inc. http://www.vivonet.com/

Company of the Year

Avigilon http://www.avigilon.com/
PMC-Sierra http://www.pmc-sierra.com/
Tantalus http://www.tantalus.com/

Team of the Year

Avigilon http://www.avigilon.com/
SAP Canada http://www.sap.com/canada
Vision Critical http://visioncritical.com/

The BCTIA will also present its Community Engagement, Person of the Year, and Bill Thompson awards at the dinner.

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